Jenna Szuba joined OSS in August 2016 as the first Physician Assistant to work with Dr. Fritz and Dr. Prieskorn. She is involved in all aspects of patient care including clinical care and assisting in surgery.
Jenna has assisted Dr. Prieskorn in over 500 surgeries during her time at OSS including surgeries in specialites such as sports medicine, foot and ankle, total joint replacement and Lipogems-stem cell procedures. She is involved in all aspects of surgery, from answering questions about the procedure, to helping schedule to following patients’ care post-operatively. She works closely with Dr. Prieskorn and Dr. Fritz to ensure a patient’s goals are met and progress after surgery is smooth and successful.
Jenna received her Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Eastern Michigan University in 2016. Previously she earned her Bachelors of Science degree in Athletic Training from Eastern Michigan University. She also was selected to serve in an internship at ESPN Wide World of Sports in Orlando, Florida where she worked with a range of athletes from youth to professional teams.
Jenna’s experience at her time at OSS and throughout her multiple clinical rotations, including time at St. Joseph in Ann Arbor and the University of Michigan, fostered her passion for the field of orthopedics. She takes pride in helping patients escape their pain and suffering to return to the activities that they enjoy.